Competitions

Meole Brace Open 2020 Statement

After the announcements from the government this afternoon and a directive from the BCGBA we regret that we have made the tough decision to cancel the rest of this year's competition. For those players who have already played and qualified we are going to pay them £100 each as a reward for their achievement. The players who lost in their …

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St Georges Open Day 1&2 Report

We had three qualifiers in the St Georges Open as Jackie Rutter of Wrockwardine Wood became the second woman to make it through to finals day as she beat Darrell Handley 19 and Mark Clayton 13. Our other two qualifiers were Mike Beer of Castlefields who defeated Natty Tonks 5, Rich Dandy 13 and Mark Booth 18, and Sir John …

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Hosting County Competitions

Clubs who would like to host county association competitions in 2020 have been urged to nominate themselves.That was the message from Competitions Secretary Mike Potter at the latest county executive meeting.Mike told delegates that any club wishing to host an event next year should contact him before January.

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Bowring Open 2019 Report

Scott Harries made it three Bowring Open triumphs in seven year as he beat Dave King in the final 19 after surviving an almighty scare. He was 14-5 up before Dave got back to 18 and 19 across. Scott had beaten former Newport team mate Sam Millward in the Semi Finals 17, while Dave had ended the great run of …

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Bowring Open Preview

The Bowring Open takes place today with 64 players looking to take the trophy home. Former winners Scott Harries and Pete Farmer are in the field, along with current holder Leighton Roberts. Other top competition winners like Mike Beer, Pete Grimston, Stu Rutter, Sam Millward, Dave Rhodes Kiah Roberts and Tony Rhodes are in the line up, but there are …

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Good luck to our hopefuls at the Champion of Champions!

We have three players in the BCGBA Champion of Champions from Shropshire. Former winner Callum Wraight is first on and has recent Autumn Waterloo Champion Paul Dale first game. Spencer Clarke also took part last season and will look to use that experience when taking on Mark Hughes, while Jamie King has previous winning experience on here when he won …

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